BIOGRAPHY

ALLAN TANNENBAUM

Born in Passaic, New Jersey (1945)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017  Grit and Glamour  Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
2016 Grit and Glamour  Spring Studios, New York, NY
  Grit and Glamour  Fourteenjay Salon, New York, NY
  Grit and Glamour  Mr. Musichead Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Grit and Glamour  Canvas, Malibu, CA
  Grit and Glamour  Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  Grit and Glamour  Picture Start, Art Basel - Miami, FL
  John & Yoko: A New York Love Story K Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
2010 Allan Tannenbaum Reveals New York Studio 3, New York, NY
2009  Bright Lights, Big City          Art in Tune, Los Angeles, California
2007 New York in the 70s               Draywalk Gallery, London, England
  John & Yoko: A New York Love Story     Govinda Gallery, Washington, D.C.  
  John & Yoko & New York in the 70’s      Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY 
  New York in the 70s / Postscript 9/11 Blenheim Gallery, Greenwich, CT 
2005 New York in the 70s Tribute Gallery, New York, NY
1997  SoHo Blues - New York in the 70s    Visa pour l’Image photojournalism festival, Perpignan, France

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012-13  Celebrities: We RememberThem Well Arts Westchester, White Plains, NY 
2013 New York Street Photography   Seaport Museum, Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
2012 Occupy Wall Street Seaport Museum, Museum of the City  of New York, New York, NY
2011 In Memoriam: 9/11 Photographs Polka Galerie, Paris France
2011-12  Punk Attitude  Renoma Galerie, Paris, France
2009 John Lennon: The New York City Years Fame Annex, New York, NY 
  Fotografia Europea   Photography Festival, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2006 Five Years from Ground Zero      University of Arkansas, Ft. Smith, Arkansas
2006 New York City Comes Back: Mayor Ed Koch and the City  Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY 
  John Lennon: Unfinished Music  Cite de la Musique, Paris, France
2004 Towers of Babylon: Photographs of the World Trade Center & 9/11 Pushkin Museum, Moscow, Russia
1991 In the Eye of Desert Storm  Sygma photographers, Nikon House, New York, NY 
1989 The Intifada: 1st Prize, Spot News Stories  World Press Photo, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

 

BOOK PUBLICATIONS

2016 Grit and Glamour: The Street Style, High Fashion, and Legendary Music of the 1970's Insight Editions, San Francisco, CA
2011 New York in the 70's Overlook Press, New York, NY 
2009 New York in the 70s  Overlook Press, New York, NY 
2007 John & Yoko: A New York Love Story Insight Editions, San Rafael, CA
2004 New York  Feierabend Verlag, Berlin, Germany 
2003 New York in the 70s  Feierabend Verlag, Berlin, Germany 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2004 - Present  Staff Photojournalist at Polaris Images, New York, NY
2001 - 2004 Staff Photojournalist at Gamma Presse, New York, NY 
1982 - 2000 Staff Photojournalist at Sygma Photo News, New York, NY 
1973 - 1982 Chief Photographer & Photo Editor at SoHo Weekly News, New York, NY 
1970 - 1972 Instructor in Photography & Filmmaking at Rutgers University, Livingston College, New Brunswick, NJ

 

AWARDS

2013: City of New York Proclamation Recognition of photography on 9/11 and 9/11- Still Killing
2011: New York Press Photographers Assoc. Four awards in Editorial Illustration
2009: City of New York Proclamation Recognition of contribution to the visual history of New York City
1988: World Press Photo, Amsterdam  First Prize, Spot News Stories at The Intifada
Pictures of the Year Several Awards for The Intifada
Independent Book Publishers   Gold Medal for John & Yoko: A New York Love Story

 

EDUCATION

1967 - 1968 Master of Arts in Filmmaking  |  San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA  
1962 - 1967 Bachelor of Arts in Art  |  Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ                            

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

New York Press Photographers Association, Member
Manhattan Community Board #1, Full Member